The table below looks at the statistics for MPLS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MPLS over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
South Wales / Cardiff
Rank 58 66 62
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -4
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 8 7 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.37% 1.07% 1.37%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.12% 6.86% 7.20%
Number of salaries quoted 8 7 7
Median salary £65,000 £50,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,250 £50,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £57,000 £51,200
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.55%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cardiff region.

Communications & Networking Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
66 102 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 11.28% 15.57% 19.05%
Number of salaries quoted 63 84 111
Median salary £40,500 £45,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +18.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £47,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

MPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of job ads across the Cardiff region citing MPLS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

MPLS Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

MPLS
Salary Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MPLS across the Cardiff region.

MPLS Salary Trend in Cardiff

MPLS
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MPLS across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017.

MPLS Salary Histogram in Cardiff

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, IT jobs citing MPLS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cardiff region with a requirement for MPLS.

1 22 (91.67%) LAN
1 22 (91.67%) DNS
1 22 (91.67%) DHCP
2 21 (87.50%) Cisco
3 20 (83.33%) Avaya
4 19 (79.17%) Cisco Certification
4 19 (79.17%) CCNP
4 19 (79.17%) Internet
4 19 (79.17%) Unified Communications
4 19 (79.17%) Analytical Skills
5 18 (75.00%) Telecoms
5 18 (75.00%) CheckPoint
6 17 (70.83%) Finance
6 17 (70.83%) Banking
7 14 (58.33%) WAN
8 13 (54.17%) F5
9 11 (45.83%) Cisco Nexus
9 11 (45.83%) Cisco ASA
9 11 (45.83%) BIG-IP
9 11 (45.83%) OSPF
9 11 (45.83%) BGP
9 11 (45.83%) VPN
10 8 (33.33%) CCVP
10 8 (33.33%) CCNP Voice
11 7 (29.17%) Cisco UCCE
12 5 (20.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 5 (20.83%) Red Hat
12 5 (20.83%) Linux
13 4 (16.67%) Windows
13 4 (16.67%) Firewall

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (12.50%) Apache
1 3 (12.50%) JBoss
1 3 (12.50%) Tomcat
1 3 (12.50%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 22 (91.67%) DHCP
1 22 (91.67%) DNS
1 22 (91.67%) LAN
2 19 (79.17%) Internet
2 19 (79.17%) Unified Communications
3 14 (58.33%) WAN
4 11 (45.83%) BGP
4 11 (45.83%) BIG-IP
4 11 (45.83%) Cisco ASA
4 11 (45.83%) Cisco Nexus
4 11 (45.83%) OSPF
4 11 (45.83%) VPN
5 4 (16.67%) Firewall
6 3 (12.50%) Ethernet
6 3 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (8.33%) TCP/IP
7 2 (8.33%) VoIP
7 2 (8.33%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) MySQL
1 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
General
1 18 (75.00%) Telecoms
2 17 (70.83%) Banking
2 17 (70.83%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (79.17%) Architect
2 17 (70.83%) Cisco Architect
3 11 (45.83%) Network Architect
4 10 (41.67%) Cisco Network Architect
5 8 (33.33%) Telecoms Architect
6 2 (8.33%) Operations Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Performance Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Service Operations Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) 2nd Line Support
7 1 (4.17%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.50%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 19 (79.17%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.83%) Linux
1 5 (20.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (16.67%) Windows
3 2 (8.33%) CentOS
3 2 (8.33%) Debian
3 2 (8.33%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (12.50%) Performance Engineering
2 2 (8.33%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (8.33%) Problem Management
2 2 (8.33%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 19 (79.17%) CCNP
1 19 (79.17%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (33.33%) CCNP Voice
2 8 (33.33%) CCVP
System Software
1 2 (8.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (29.17%) Cisco UCCE
2 2 (8.33%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 21 (87.50%) Cisco
2 20 (83.33%) Avaya
3 18 (75.00%) CheckPoint
4 13 (54.17%) F5
5 5 (20.83%) Red Hat
6 3 (12.50%) IBM
6 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
7 2 (8.33%) AppDynamics
7 2 (8.33%) Blue Coat
7 2 (8.33%) Brocade
7 2 (8.33%) Intel
7 2 (8.33%) Oracle
7 2 (8.33%) Palo Alto
7 2 (8.33%) SonicWALL
7 2 (8.33%) VMware
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